Sunday, December 28, 2014 Tevet 6, 5775
Top Stories
Advocates of the “settled science” of global warming who predict an imminent catastrophe have been, so far, inaccurate and are on the verge of endangering human rights, a local international aid consultant claims.
The film The Dove Flyer, about the expulsion of Jews from Baghdad more than 50 years ago, hit home for one of the special speakers at its Old City screening.
Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
A community rich in cultural offerings is showing signs of disquiet over Kremlin policy and a budding financial crisis.
In food blogger Bruce Holberg's quest to eat his way through Chanukah 5775, he stuffed himself silly at two high-end restaurants offering special meals for the holiday.

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Germantown Jewish Centre
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